691  
WGUS82 KGSP 091431  
FLSGSP  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
1031 AM EDT MON OCT 9 2017  
 
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TRANSYLVANIA NC-  
1031 AM EDT MON OCT 9 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
EAST CENTRAL TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 415 PM EDT  
 
* AT 1020 AM EDT, STORM TOTAL RAINFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3-5 INCHES  
ACROSS EAST CENTRAL TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY HAVE CAUSED THE LITTLE  
RIVER TO EXCEED ACTION STAGE. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO 1 INCH  
IS POSSIBLE THROUGH TOMORROW MORNING, BUT THIS IS NOT EXPECTED TO  
EXACERBATE FLOODING.  
 
* THE FOLLOWING STREAMGAUGE IS CURRENTLY ABOVE ACTION STAGE:  
.LITTLE RIVER AT MERRILL LN 2 S PENROSE.  
.CURRENT STAGE: 8.38 FEET AND FALLING.  
.ACTION STAGE: 7.50 FEET.  
.FORECAST: THE LITTLE RIVER WILL RECEDE BELOW ACTION STAGE BY  
THIS AFTERNOON.  
.IMPACTS... AT 7.5 FEET, LITTLE RIVER HAS EXCEEDED BANKFULL  
AND IS BEGINNING TO FLOOD FARMLAND AND OTHER LOW-LYING AREAS  
NEAR CASCADE LAKE ROAD.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE EXPERIENCING FLOODING INCLUDE...  
DUPONT STATE FOREST AND PENROSE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
HEAVY RAINFALL HAS CAUSE RAPID RISES ON SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS,  
FLOODING LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND FARMLAND. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL  
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. TURN AROUND, DONT DROWN.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATER FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING PROPERTY,  
OR LANDSLIDES TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE,  
1, 800, 2 6 7, 8 1 0 1, OR BY POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE, OR TWEET  
IT USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND  
THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3529 8262 3529 8261 3526 8262 3526 8260  
3519 8260 3520 8267 3527 8267 3531 8262  
 

 
 
JMP  
 
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